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famous city but below sea level. >> the entire area will be under water. >> when katrina flooded new orleans it didn't just flood much of the city it also destroyed the school system. some school reformers think maybe that is what needed to happen. >> it was wound of the worst school districts in the country. it was a horror. >> before katrina the schools were just failing. >> rebuild what was there or build something entirely new? >> laz built something new and made it easy for people to open charters. >> still the state here is my plan. >> ben started a charter school called psi academy. >> we have complete control over the quality of our instruction. >> when start the the school in 2008 he was the only employee. he drove his car around new orleans until 3:00 in the morning putting up signs advertising his school. >> and you see this number right here that was my cell phone. >> he had to advertise because students had to choose to go there. they didn't just get is sent here because they live nearby. >> we are putting these up everywhere. >> he went to people's houses to recruit. >>
Feb 10, 2013 7:00pm PST
katrina on track to make a direct hit on the low lying city of new orleans. >> it happened because of a hurricane. >> all eyes are on new orleans. >> this entire area will be under water. >> mother nature is in charge and now mother nature has dealt one horrific blow. >> when katrina flooded new orleans didn't just destroy the city it destroyed the school system. some school reformers thought maybe that's what needed to happen. >> it was probably one of the worst school districts in the country. it was a horror. >> before katrina how did they? it would just fail. >> let's you rebuild what was there or did you rebuild something entirely. >> louisiana built something new. they made it easy for people to open charters. >> you tell them here's my plan. >> ben marcovitz started a charter school called sigh academy. >> when he started his school in 2008 he was the only employee. he drove his car around new orleans until 3 in the morning putting up signs advertising schools. >> you see the number right here that was my cell phone. >> he had to at ties because st -- advertise because students h
Feb 10, 2013 7:00pm EST
and police chief saying this is the highest bounty in that city's history and calling christopher dorner a domestic terrorist. and this detail, the news conference that just wrapped up this evening was held underground for the department's own safety. as you may know from our coverage on fox, dorner put out an onhine manifesto naming 50 targets. those officers and their families under tight protection tonight. dorner vowing revenge for getting kicked off the force years ago. he's suspected of killing three people already. >> some may ask why so large. this is an act, and make no mistake about it, of domestic terrorism. this is a man who has targeted those that we entrust to protect the public his actions cannot go unanswered. >> it is a nationwide search and this video showing the massive backup of traffic at the u.s. border with mexico. officers are going door-to-door with rifles near there, searching for what they call, quote, a killer they won't tolerate living at large end quote. ali is an acuna, a million dollars, domestic terrorism. this is just taken a very different turn.
Feb 10, 2013 4:00pm PST
city of harrisburg and southern mississippi and areas across the southwestern, alabama. again, ongoing tornado risk as we head into the nighttime hours and tonight, very dangerous stuff and he's got to take these warnings seriously. >> maria, thank you very much. as we get video, we'll share it with the viewers and the big snow dig is on. for millions of americans who were caught in the path of the monster winter storm. a massive cloud, on the long island expressway in new york city because hundreds of drivers abandoned their cars at the height of the blizzard. look at that. >> we didn't get a lot of melting today. some places saw more than 30 inches of snow. and also, tonight, some 300,000 people across the northeast still without electricity. no heat. and utility companies warning it could take days until power is fully restored and the blizzard blamed now for at least 11 deaths in the united states and four deaths in canada. molly line is live for us tonight in boston. molly? >> harris, things are looking tough tomorrow for the morning commute and we're expecting rain and combined w